School: Maoláin (roll number 6704)

Location:
Mullaun, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Seán Ó Brádaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0198, Page 263

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The following cures which are common in this district, have been collected, with very little labour by all the pupils. Further details or information may be had from any of those whose addresses have been already given.

Coughs and Colds -
I Hot buttermilk and sugar taken immediately before going to bed
II Flax seed and dandelions boiled in water and taken before going to bed
III Brown paper which has been highly perforated with pin holds and smeared with butter, applied to the chest.

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Collector
All the pupils
Language
English